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1 hr ago | Truthdig
We're in a new gilded age of wealth and power similar to the first gilded age when the nation's antitrust laws were enacted.
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5 hrs ago | Common Dreams
April 17 - In honor of the 44th Earth Day celebration, the Center for Biological Diversity is distributing 44,000 free Endangered Species Condoms across the country.
9 hrs ago | Daily Kos
After Marionville, Missouri Mayor Don Clevenger's comments that he "kind of agrees" with some of the racist views espoused by Frazier Glenn Cross-the white supremacist who shot and killed three people at the Overland Park, Kansas Jewish Community Center on April 13, 1014-some members of the community are taking action: A group of citizens, many of ... (more)
13 hrs ago | ThinkProgress
In order to incorporate messages about consent into hook-up culture, a feminist group is launching a new line of condoms that "promote the usage of proper language when engaging in any intimate activity."
18 hrs ago | Truthdig
One of the common assertions one finds in Zionist propaganda is that there "was never any Palestine."
19 hrs ago | Washington Post
In a video obtained by "The Ouachita Citizen," Rep. Vance McAllister is allegedly seen kissing a female member of his district office staff last December.
Researchers say the Rossing uranium mine's 1,500 workers are still exposed to dangerous dust The race by the U.S. and British governments to build nuclear arms and power plants in the 1970s has left behind a deadly - and largely ignored - legacy for those who worked at the world's oldest open-pit uranium mine in Namibia.
The acting president of the coup regime in Kiev announces that he is ordering an "anti-terrorist" operation against pro-Russian protesters in eastern Ukraine, while his national security chief says he has dispatched right-wing ultranationalist fighters who spearheaded the Feb. 22 coup that ousted elected President Viktor Yanukovych.
South Korean rescuers and dive teams worked frantically under floodlights as fears rose for nearly 300 people missing after a ferry sank Wednesday with 462 on board, mostly high school students bound for a holiday island.
Notorious white supremacist Frazier Glenn Miller has been charged with killing three people at two Jewish community sites in Kansas.
Pakistan The Federally Administered Tribal Area of Pakistan is ruled directly from the capital, Islamabad, rather than having an elected provincial government or legislature.
If an alien invader with a face were attacking the earth, the difficulties that governments have getting populations to support wars on other humans would be multiplied a thousand fold.
LaBarbera and Bill Whatcott, a Canadian anti-abortion activist, were taken into custody and charged with mischief, reports the CBC.
Extreme winter weather patterns felt across the Northern Hemisphere this year were exacerbated by extreme industrial pollution in Asia, according to a team of atmospheric scientists who published a new report in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Science Tuesday.
Boston police on Tuesday evening say they have a man in custody after he left suspicious backpacks near the finish line of the Boston Marathon on the one year anniversary of bombings that shocked the city, and the nation, one year ago today.
ExxonMobil, the world's largest oil company, hauled in a $32.6 billion profit last year.
Fracking was the "probable" cause of a series of small earthquakes that shook northeast Ohio last month, state officials announced on Friday.